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Jerónima de Tovar y Ponte

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Her cacao hacienda in the Cuyagua Valley, Venezuela, was seized (around 1812) by royalists on the basis of her involvement in the revolution against the king. (Cherpak, 227)

Related to Catalina Tobar de Ponte?

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Other 1812Her hacienda was seized around this time by royalists.


Lavrin, Asunción, (1978), Latin American Women: Historical Perspectives; Contributions in Women's Studies, No.3.


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